Shoes Extravaganza 2017 show: Watch here

Shoes Extravaganza 2016 show: Watch here


Shoes Extravaganza:

Our Mission is to celebrate the shoe and shoe design in all its imaginative glory and ‘precarity’ as performance art, political agency or object of desire.

Values of excitement, curiosity, imagination, commitment, diversity, surprise, and innovation in design drive the mission.

Shoes Extravaganza 2017: Winners

Contemporary fashion: Virginia Tatton, ‘ShaShaShoes’.

Fantastical Shoe: Flora Knight, ‘Adidas’.

Shoe Sculpture: Samantha Hughes, ‘Borrowers Boot House’.

Retrospective ‘Runner Up’ award (by popular public vote) 2016: Bev Goodwin, ‘Out there Girl’. 


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1 Feb - entries open
1 June 2016 - entries close
Early june 2016 - initial selection of shoes from photos. Selected entries sent to auckland for choreographing on models and show development.
1 junr 2016 - entries close
Late October 2016 - awards announced
October/November 2015 - shows